ST1 Neonatal Clinical Skills Day 

This is a practical neonatal clinical skills day for all ST1 trainees in the West Midlands Deanery undertaking their neonatal placement, and takes place during regional teaching. 

It covers common neonatal procedures which you will come across during your training in a simulated, safe and friendly environment. 

  • ​Airway management and intubation 

  • Central Access - UVC/UAC & CVL

  • Management of pneumothorax - needle thoracocentesis & chest drain 

  • Stabilisation of the extreme preterm infant 

Feedback from trainees has been excellent, describing it as "very helpful and informative, loved it" trainees stating they "feel a lot more confident now".